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5 Facts About Mansa Musa

Here are 5 facts about Mansa Musa

  • He was born circa 1280 in Mali and died circa. 1337
  • He was the Emperor of the Malian Empire reigning from 1312 until his death in 1337
  • In his day he was considered to be wealthiest ruler of his dayin the world.
  • He was a devout Muslim who made a pilgrimage to Mecca in 1324
  • His pilgrimage was made up of a procession reported to include 60,000 men, 12,000 slaves, heralds dressed in silks who bore gold staffs
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